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Chilkat C/C++ TAR Library


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API for creating and extracting TAR archives. Also supports creating and extracting .tar.gz (.tgz), .tar.bz2, and .tar.Z (compressed TAR archives, also known as compressed tarball archives). Can read/write the following TAR formats: (1) GNU tar 1.13.x format, (2) PAX -- POSIX 1003.1-2001 format, (3) USTAR -- POSIX 1003.1-1988 format.

C/C++ TAR Library Features

    • Create/Extract TAR archives.
    • Supports GNU tar 1.13.x format.
    • Supports PAX -- POSIX 1003.1-2001 format.
    • Supports USTAR -- POSIX 1003.1-1988 format.
    • Create/Extract Compressed Archives: .tar.gz (.tgz), .tar.bz2, and .tar.Z
    • Extract directly into memory.
    • Untar files matching a pattern.
    • Get TAR contents directory in XML format.
    • Thread safe.

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